In all my pinning the other day, I came across a DIY kimono top. Now, normally I would just disregard it because I really don’t look good in floaty, formless clothes. But I had some fabric in my stash that I originally got for a skirt, but then never made it. I actually decided I… Continue reading DIY kimono
I finished the quilt square! What do you think? I didn’t plan very well so the zig zags are all going in different directions. Lesson learned. I really like the color scheme, though. Last weekend, I did the cleaning that is really hard to do when I’m home with Noah by myself. Stuff like cleaning… Continue reading Friday’s pieces 1/27
God, in His faithfulness, knows just what we need. Today, He gave me what I needed. I needed to go to the park with a friend. I needed a skype date with another friend. I needed time to sew. I had a difficult morning, but He gave me the strength to carry on. And He gave… Continue reading Faithfulness
Now normally I don’t post twice in one day, and especially twice in one morning, but look what came just now!!! Oh my gosh, I’m so excited! Look at all those stitches! Of lesser importance, but still an accomplishment, I had a successful conversation with the UPS guy on the phone IN ITALIAN. Now I… Continue reading Look!!!!!
Reading: Having a Martha House the Mary Way: 31 Days to a Clean Home and a Satisfied Soul by Sarah Mae Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte the November issue of Every Day with Rachel Ray (our mail is really slow) Googling: Nothing… our internet was out for almost 3 days! Listening to: Kid’s Praise- Psalty… Continue reading Currently…
No big deal, just reading in a box. Seriously, that Amazon box is still entertaining. I bought a steam mop the other day and I must say it’s the best option I’ve found (short of getting someone else to clean my floors). Unfortunately, I still have to sweep and dust mop or there is lots… Continue reading Friday’s pieces 1/20
Have you ever had one of those times when you just know you are supposed to do something? This is one of those things for me. At my small group bible study last week, we discussed the idea of using a word to guide your goals and actions for the year. I’ve never done it,… Continue reading A word for 2017